Mission: We take the broken human spirit and restore it body, mind, and soul by providing transitional housing and supportive services to families in need.
Programs: In 2014, house of refuge, inc. Assisted 428 homeless individuals by providing transitional housing and supportive services. Of the 145 family households served, 91 of families exiting hofr transitioned from homelessness to permanent housing. In december, a generous gift was received from cardon bowden investments that is allowing house of refuge to develop and plan a community garden that will give families the opportunity to have fresh, garden grown produce as well as teach them how to grow their own garden once they leave hofr. Hofr was named the 2014-2015 mesa united way agency of the year for its outstanding service to the community and collaboration with other agencies that assist homeless families in arizona. The following services were offered through various on-site centers at no cost to the residents.
Wonderful organization to help homeless families get back on their feet. It's a hand up not a hand out. Besides providing housing and essentials for homeless families, invaluable programs and services help ensure these families are able to make the best choices to ensure their future success. The staff are caring, giving, knowledgeable individuals.